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Minor injury or contusion causing lip sores - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Sexually Transmitted Diseases
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User :   I was with a woman about two days ago, I performed about two minutes....maybe less of oral with her. Within one or two hours my left lower lip began to swell up with no pain but slight discomfort. I made a trip to my local ER afraid I had contracted something. The ER doctor was almost positive I did not have an STD he gave me motrin and advised taking benadryll...the swelling went down within a few hours. Now my lip is red in that particular pain or real discomfort...but I had picked at it alittle and it bagain to bleed...and it still looks alittle strange, an I cant tell but I think I see a small white dot forming. I am still afraid of what this could be... mind you there is no pain and mild to no ER doctor told me Oral herpes is relatively hard to must come in contact with open infected sores. I dont know what to think I just want some peice of mind. I saw no abnormalities anywhere on my partners body. should I relax or stress out about it?
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User :   Hello my name is AAAAAAA Thank you
Doctor :   AAAAAAA I agree with your ER doctor
Doctor :   there is no reason to panic
Doctor :   i think the stimulus for this would be a minor injury or a contusion
Doctor :   There is no STD which can present this way and so fast
User :   Do you believe a smaoll tear to the lip could cause this?
Doctor :   may be , unless noticed
User :   I noticed a small tear on my lip from a cigarette doctor tells me that could be a factor. Also some sort of allergic reation to a product possibly
Doctor :   yes, and more over the vaginal secretions are acidic . and can rise to a situation like this
User :   I have been using carmex to aid in this a good idea?
Doctor :   not a problem
Doctor :   it will help
User :   ok well you have been very informative...and youre overall opinion is that I do not have herpes based on the information I have given you?
Doctor :   not at al
Doctor :   Motrin and benadryl are the best , if you have symptoms
User :   what should smptoms are real cause to be worried?
Doctor :   yes,i will tell you , like fever, blisters, ulcer, sorethraot, vesicles( water filled lesion ), rahses over the face and body etc
User :   ok thank you going to try and relax.
Doctor :   yes, you should
Doctor :   do not worry
Doctor :   and you are welcome
Doctor :   thanks for consulting me ,kindly provide your feedback
User :   Of course
Doctor :   Bye for now
Doctor :   Take care
User :   Goodbye
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